Tag Archives: Eid-ul-Azha

Muslims Celebrate Eid ul Azha 2014 Today

The nation celebrates Eid-ul-Azha with great religious fervour and enthusiam today to commemorate the supreme sacrifice of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S). The biggest Eid congregation was held at Masjid-e-Haram, Makkatul, where thousands of Muslims offered their Eid Prayers this morning. An estimated 2.5 million people perform Hajj every year. On Eid-ul-Adha, Muslims sacrifice halal four-legged animals like sheep, goat, cow or ... Read More »

Pakistani Nation Celebrates Eid ul Adha Today

Muslims across the country will celebrate Eid-ul-Adha on Wednesday (October 16) by slaughtering (Qurbani Janwar) sheep, goats, cows and camels to commemorate the willingness of the Prophet Abraham (PBUH) to sacrifice his son Ishmael in response to a command from Allah. Special prayers will be offered for the prosperity of the country and unity among the Muslim Ummah. It will ... Read More »

UAE Announces Eid-ul-Azha Holidays 2013

The first day of Eid Al Adha is expected to be October 15 in most Islamic countries, according to a statement from the Islamic Crescents’ Observation Project. The UAE’s Labour Ministry has announced a four-days holiday one Haj day and three Eid ul Adha days for private sector employees to celebrate Eid Festival next week. The UAE’s Cabinet has also ... Read More »

Federal Govt Announces Four Eid-ul-Adha Holidays

The federal government of Pakistan has announced Eid-ul-Azha holidays starting from October 15 to 18. According to notification, Tuesday, October 15, Wednesday, October 16, Thursday, October 17 and Friday, October 18 would be public holidays in connection with Eid-ul-Azha. Interior Ministry on Monday sent summary of holidays for Eid-ul-Adha to Secretary Interior for final approval. In the summary Interior Ministry has suggested four ... Read More »

Pakistani Nation Celebrates Eid-ul-Azha Today

Eidul Azha would be celebrated with religious devotion and enthusiasm in four provinces of the country, Azad Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and some areas of FATA today. It will be followed by offering sacrifices of animals by the faithful in accordance with religious obligations. The main Eid congregation in the federal capital will be held at the Faisal Mosque. In Lahore, the ... Read More »